Just before Christmas news broke of a global hacking campaign targeting outsourced IT service providers, or managed service providers (MSPs), to obtain commercial advantage by stealing customer information.
The announcement by a global hotel chain of the discovery that an acquired business’s reservation system had been compromised raises issues around the need for cyber security due diligence.
Poor cyber security practices could impact the value of a business in a potential merger or acquisition, according to EY.
The latest quarterly report released by the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) has revealed that cyber breaches have continued at pace.
The world is watching the first European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) action against a non-EU company – a test case with global implications.
The number of complaints handed to cyber regulators in the UK has sky-rocketed since the implementation of the EU's General Data Protection Regultation (GDPR) legislation in May, it has been revealed.
Angus Taylor, Minister for Law Enforcement and Cyber Security, has called on SMEs to do more to protect their businesses online as attacks continue to ramp up.
This insurance client posted his truck and caravan for sale on Gumtree and got a bite from a would-be buyer, but thanks to Gallagher's Ransomware and Phishing Attacks webinar he recognised the tell-tale signs of a cleverly set up scam.
The hack of global giant Ticketmaster is a timely reminder the of importance of cyber risk management and cyber insurance for business of all sizes, according to international insurance broker Gallagher.
Australia’s transition to an electronic system of exchanging property and the rise in cyber criminals targeting residential property transactions means that the Australian real estate sector may be facing a cyber security crisis, according to international insurance broker Gallagher.
You very likely received a flurry of emails about it in late May / early June, but here we take a closer look at what the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) legislation is and how it might affect Australian organisations.
Naturally Gallagher’s Head of Marketing ＆ Communications, Australia ＆ Asia, Steve White was intrigued to discover two of his Australian namesakes were recently involved in an involuntary identity merger. The Queenslander and New South Welshman share a birthday, a year apart.
Australia is entering into a new cyber security era with the Notifiable Data Breaches (NDB) scheme coming into effect on 22 February.
Psst! Wanna buy some Paypal credit? You’ll need to find a website that ends in ‘onion’ instead of ‘.com’ and you won’t discover it through Google, but the dark web has an entire sector offering financial services, from escrow to money laundering and counterfeit currencies. Cloned credit cards a speciality. Sound scary? It is.
21 September, 2017 – Sydney. 250+ Claims and insurance industry professionals gathered under one roof to discuss the critical importance of maintaining customer focus throughout the claims process at this year’s ANZIIF Claims Convention.
With mandatory data breach reporting coming into effect on 23 February 2018, now is the time to review your business’s cyber security. These questions are designed to help you identify weak points in your business set-up.
Cybercrime is growing rapidly and it is the number one threat facing Australian small to mid sized businesses, but how much do you really know about it? Click on our infographic to download the 20 cybercrime facts and statistics you need to know.
It’s been on the market for a while now and demand for it has grown over the last two years, but uptake of cyber insurance in Australia is still alarmingly low.
In light of this week's global ransomware attack, the spotlight is once again on cyber-crime and growing concerns on the preparedness of large, complex organisations to respond to an attack.
A second major global ransomware attack in two months has left thousands of businesses reeling, with Russia’s biggest oil company, the Ukrainian Central bank, multinational shipping, logistics and marketing companies – and a chocolate factory in Tasmania among the casualties.